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Fonds F0117 - Alfred Fisher fonds.

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CA ACU SPC F0117

Title

Alfred Fisher fonds.

Date(s)

  • 1954-2007 (Creation)

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Fonds

Extent and medium

7.5925 m of textual records and other material.

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Name of creator

Biographical history

Canadian composer, pianist and educator born in Boston, Massachusetts, on June 30, 1942; died in 2016. Biographical information available in Encyclopedia of music in Canada. 2nd ed., p. 466.

Archival history

Donated by A. Fisher between 1991 and 2007.

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Scope and content

Fonds consists of correspondence; manuscripts of articles, book reviews, essays, lectures and speeches; manuscript scores, ranging from sketches to final drafts, of orchestral, chamber, instrumental, choral and vocal works; teaching material; newsclippings of articles and reviews; concert programs; promotional material; miscellaneous items pertaining to A. Fisher; published work; and sound recordings.

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Some items restricted.

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Text in English.

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Title based on contents of the fonds.

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Includes 45 sound recordings.

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Further accruals expected.

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3209571

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